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Aminophylline Injection

[07 October 2014]

Products Affected - Description

Aminophylline injection, American Regent
25 mg/mL, 10 mL vial (NDC 00517-3810-25)
25 mg/mL, 20 mL vial (NDC 00517-3820-25)

Reason for the Shortage

  • American Regent has aminophylline injection on shortage due to manufacturing delays.
  • Hospira discontinued aminophylline ampules in September, 2011.
  • Theophylline injection is available from BBraun and may be affected by this shortage.

Available Products

Aminophylline injection, Hospira
25 mg/mL, 10 mL vials (NDC 00409-5921-01)
25 mg/mL, 20 mL vials (NDC 00409-5922-01)

Estimated Resupply Dates

  • American Regent has both aminophylline 25 mg/mL injections on back order and the company cannot estimate a release date.
  • Hospira has been supplying the market for several months.

Related Shortages

Updated

October 7, 2014; September 3, 2014; July 14, 2014; May 1, 2014; March 14, 2014; February 20, 2014; January 7, 2014; December 27, 2013; November 25, 2013; October 18, 2013; September 26, 2013; August 29, 2013; August 6, 2013; July 16, 2013; July 2, 2013; June 11, 2013; May 30, 2013; April 29, 2013; March 20, 2013; February 26, 2013; January 16, 2013; January 4, 2013; November 13, 2012; October 24, 2012; September 19, 2012; August 7, 2012; July 25, 2012; May 18, 2012; March 22, 2012; February 24, 2012; February 3, 2012; January 11, 2012; November 23, 2011; October 17, 2011; October 11, 2011; September 14, 2011; August 16, 2011; July 22, 2011; June 29, 2011; April 25, 2011; March 11, 2011; February 25, 2011; February 14, 2011; January 19, 2011; December 29, 2010; December 21, 2010; November 29, 2010, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2014, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

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